superficies

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin superficiēs (top, surface), from super- (above, over) +‎ faciēs (form, configuration, shape).

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Noun[edit]

superficies (plural superficies)

  1. (geometry) A two-dimensional magnitude that has length and breadth; especially such a surface that forms the boundary of a solid.
    1. The area of a two-dimensional surface.
    2. The visible, external surface of a body.
  2. The surface (of something immaterial, especially of the mind or soul).
  3. (law) A building intimately associated with the land on which it is built.

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Asturian[edit]

Noun[edit]

superficies

  1. plural of superficie

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

superficies f

  1. plural of superficie

Interlingua[edit]

Noun[edit]

superficies

  1. plural of superficie

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From super- (above, over) +‎ faciēs (form, configuration, shape).

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Noun[edit]

superficiēs f (genitive superficiēī); fifth declension

  1. the top, surface (upper side of a thing)
  2. (law) a building (as opposed to the land on which it is built)
  3. (geometry) a superficies
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Inflection[edit]

Fifth-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative superficiēs superficiēs
Genitive superficiēī superficiērum
Dative superficiēī superficiēbus
Accusative superficiem superficiēs
Ablative superficiē superficiēbus
Vocative superficiēs superficiēs

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Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

superficies f pl

  1. plural of superficie